RiverRun International Film Festival

7:56 pm
Mon April 27, 2015

Sold-Out Shows Marked 2015 RiverRun Film Festival

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The RiverRun International Film Festival has put the wraps on another year in Winston-Salem. This year’s festival was a day longer and had more films than in years past.

In 2014, there were almost 15,000 admissions to the festival’s films, panels and parties. This year’s numbers aren’t in yet. But Andrew Rodgers, the executive director of the festival, is optimistic this year’s attendance will be even higher.

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7:41 pm
Wed March 18, 2015

At RiverRun Festival, Filmmakers Come From Across The State And The Globe

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An annual downtown Winston-Salem film festival is less than a month away. Organizers say the lineup for this year's RiverRun International Film Festival is its largest ever.

Festival program director Mary Dossinger says the films represent 165 works from all over the world. But she says there are also many works from filmmakers with North Carolina ties.

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5:06 pm
Tue April 16, 2013

Film at RiverRun Looks at Triad Native's Impact on Esquire Magazine

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Thousands of people are visiting Winston-Salem this week for the 15th annual River Run International Film Festival.  More than 140 films, from 35 different countries are being shown at several venues throughout the city through April 21.

One of the films featured at the event is a documentary called Smiling through the Apocalypse: Esquire in the Sixties. Wake Forest University alumnus Tom Hayes produced and directed the film. WFDD’s Keri Brown talked with Hayes by phone from his home in New York City.

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5:54 pm
Thu April 11, 2013

RiverRun International Film Festival Begins

The RiverRun International Film Festival will take place at various venues throughout Winston-Salem from April 12-21.
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The 15th annual RiverRun Film Festival begins Friday in Winston-Salem.

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